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500GB WD 2.5" 5400rpm 7mm SATA 6GB/s Blue HDD PN WD5000LPCX

Web ID: 17834

WD Blue storage is tested and recommended for use in notebooks, external enclosures and certain industrial applications. ONLY WHILE STOCKS LAST!
Manufacturer Warranty: 2 Year
Manufacturer PN: WD5000LPCX
GTIN: 718037810775
Manufacturer Website

500gb wd 25 5400rpm 7mm sata 6gbs blue hdd pn wd5000lpcx

Trusted engineering

Built to WD’s highest standards of quality and reliability, WD Blue offers the features and entry-level capacities that are ideal for your computing needs. WD Blue is designed by the brand that you trust with the quality you would expect for a tested, proven, everyday storage solution.

500gb wd 25 5400rpm 7mm sata 6gbs blue hdd pn wd5000lpcx

A modern classic

WD Blue storage is designed and manufactured with technology found in WD’s original award-winning desktop and mobile hard drives. WD Blue sets the baseline for everyday storage by consistently delivering improved performance over previous generations while successfully maintaining WD’s quality and reliability for over six generations. The difference is that our colors never fade, generation after generation.

500gb wd 25 5400rpm 7mm sata 6gbs blue hdd pn wd5000lpcx
500gb wd 25 5400rpm 7mm sata 6gbs blue hdd pn wd5000lpcx
500gb wd 25 5400rpm 7mm sata 6gbs blue hdd pn wd5000lpcx

Your power of choice

WD Blue is available in a broad range of entry-level capacities, cache sizes, form factors and interfaces so you can be sure there’s a drive that’s the perfect fit for your system. However, not all hard drives are created equally and for your applications that demand more, WD gives you the power of choice.

500gb wd 25 5400rpm 7mm sata 6gbs blue hdd pn wd5000lpcx

Drive with confidence

We perform tests on hundreds of systems, configurations, and a multitude of platforms in our FIT Lab to give our customers the confidence that our drives will work in their systems for the ultimate compatibility. WD Blue allows you to use our drive with confidence, knowing that our storage advancements such as NoTouch Ramp Load technology are proven and reliable everyday solutions.

The WD advantage

WD puts our products through extensive Functional Integrity Testing (F.I.T.) prior to any product launch. This testing ensures our products consistently meet the highest quality and reliability standards of the WD brand. WD also has a detailed Knowledge Base with more than 1,000 helpful articles as well as helpful software and utilities. Our customer support lines have longer operational hours to ensure you get the help you need when you need it. Our toll-free customer support lines are here to help or you can access our WD Support site for additional details.

Easy upgrade

Acronis True Image, available as a download on the WD Support website, enables you to copy all your data to a new drive so you don't have to reinstall your operating system to get all the benefits of a new drive.

Recommended use

WD Blue storage is tested and recommended for use in notebooks, external enclosures and certain industrial applications.

Product Specifications  
  Interface SATA 6 Gb/s
 

Performance Specifications  
  Rotational Speed 5,400 RPM (nominal)
  Buffer Size 8 MB
  Average Latency 5.50 ms (nominal)
 
Transfer Rates
  Buffer To Host (Serial ATA) 6 Gb/s (Max)
 

Physical Specifications  
  Formatted Capacity 500,107 MB
  Capacity 500 GB
  Form Factor 2.5 Inch
  User Sectors Per Drive 976,773,168
 

Physical Dimensions  
English
  Height 0.28 Inches
  Depth 3.94 Inches
  Width 2.75 Inches
  Weight 0.20 Pounds
 
Metric
  Height 7.0 mm
  Depth 100.2 mm
  Width 69.85 mm
  Weight 0.09 kg
 

Environmental Specifications  
Shock
  Operating Shock (Read) 400G, 2ms
  Non-operating Shock 1000G, 2 ms
 
Acoustics
  Idle Mode 17 dBA (average)
  Seek Mode 0 22 dBA (average)
 
Temperature (English)
  Operating 32° F to 140° F
  Non-operating -40° F to 149° F
 
Temperature (Metric)
  Operating -0° C to 60° C
  Non-operating -40° C to 65° C
 

Electrical Specifications  
Current Requirements
  Power Dissipation
  Read/Write 1.4 Watts
  Idle 0.55 Watts
  Standby 0.13 Watts
  Sleep 0.13 Watts
 

Compatibility  
Operating System
  Compatibility Windows/Mac